Wednesday, 31 October 2007

Happy Halloween

I can't believe it is that time of year again... where has this past year gone!!! This time last year I took my only child, Oliver, to Asda to choose a pumpkin and get some last bits... it was the day before he started big boy nursery and he was so excited. A year later and we have a Harry bear who is so close to crawling it's scary... my baby is growing up too fast:(
These photos were taken yesterday... they are not perfect photos as Harry doesn't stay still for very long! Isn't he kust the most gorgeous little Dracula you've ever seen...LOL! Yesterday I got his costume for next year in the Sainsburys sale... I can't believe they had all their halloween stock half price already. Pity I couldn't get Oliver's too... but he is so fussy he would have to choose his own.
I carved the pumpkin last night... opted for a pirates of the Caribbean skull and swords. I think Oliver will love it when he comes home on Friday. He better... I have a blister on the end of my thumb from poking out the design with a needle...LOL!!!HSMSDrawers... now we have the usual clothes drawers, mine are tidy, the boys are tidy and Rob's are messy. We have the usual kitchen drawers with the naff plastic cutlery tray and the child locks on just to confuse my dad when he comes to stay. These however are the top drawers in one of the little wooden units I have from Ikea.... you know the ones as I am sure we all have them!!! I have two sets and they sit snugly in my craft space, they are full to capacity with all the little stuff that would get lost and forgotten about if not organised as they are. I am still very guilty of not using the stuff I do have though... just look at those yummy Bo Bunny brads in the heart shaped packaging... two packets still unused!

16 comments:

Diana said...

LOL love your crafty drawers!!! And great halloween pics. Well done on getting such a bargain for next year!

Rachael said...

Great pumpkin Louise. The pin pricking bit is the boys job in this house now they are old enough so no blisters for me this year! The downside is you have to do easier designs that they can manage to cut themselves.
x

Jenga said...

Harry looks sooooooooooooooo adorable :) and wow what a pumpkin! Love the drawers - love the contents more !!

Bobs said...

There's always something so exciting about little drawers with loads of lovely bits and pieces in them!

Love the pumpkin..... love the baby drac!!!

Happy Hallowe'en!

Lynsey said...

So cute. The pumpkin is fantastic. Love your stash drawers.

SuzyB said...

Your little dracula looks soooo cute!!

Pumpkin is brill, you must have the patience of a saint.

Oh is it drawers that you keep stuff in, I thought perhaps it meant me trollies ;o)

amandamagpie said...

Your son looks SO adorable!! That pumpkin is amazing - I have just sent the picture to my OH to put him to shame cos ours is really quite pathetic. lol Drawers look very inviting and make me want to start scrapping! x

Jolanda said...

Love your little drawers. And Happy Halloween to you!

Bambi said...

i don't think any of us have an empty drawer, they're all full, overflowing even (^_^) nice shot!

Hazel said...

I love interesting drawers like that.

Natalie said...

Harry looks soooooo sweet! The pumpkin is well cool i'm jealous!!

Jemma said...

Happy Halloween!!!!!

Harry is toooo cute, i swear i could just give him a squeeze hes soo cute!!!

fantastic pumpkin - your not going to belive this but we dont even have one this year!!

im liking your drawers, im still on the look out for stuff for my new room if my house is ever ready!

Rach said...

Loving the little vampire costume he looks gorgeous! :D

Fab pumpkin too! You're far to talented! LOL x

Good drawers too - does that sound rude?

Angela said...

Love your cute little Dracula, what a precious photo.

I cannnot believe what an amazing job you've done with that pumpkin.

Love those drawers, they look like they've got so much interesting stuff in them. Want to send them my way ;-)

MommyBa said...

your little one looks so cute :)

and your hs:ms photos are awesome! thanks for sharing your space :)

Chris said...

awww how cute is your little Dracula :D
love the amazing pumpkin and all the cool stuff in your drawers!!